A registry model for UN/CEFACT's Core Components


Business documents exchanged in a service-oriented context play a crucial role in the definition of service interfaces. Only if both partners have a common agreement on the data exchanged, automated business interactions are possible. The United Nations Center for Trade Facilitation and Electronic Business (UN/CEFACT) provides a reliable and interoperable solution for conceptual business document definitions with UN/CEFACT’s Core Components Technical Specification. However, document definitions aren’t available in a centralized manner to all interested business partners. In order to allow for an easy search and retrieval of core component business document definitions, a registry is needed. Business partners may retrieve service interface definitions from the registry and adapt their software accordingly in order to engage in automated business interactions. We specify a registry meta model on top of ebRIM, registering core component artifacts and defining their inter-dependencies.

Talk: IEEE International Conference on Service-Oriented Computing and Applications, Taipei, Taiwain; 12-14-2009 - 12-15-2009; in: “Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Service-Oriented Computing and Applications”, IEEE Computer Society, (2009), 1 - 6
Christian Huemer
Christian Huemer
Ao.Univ.Prof. Mag.rer.soc.oec. Dr.rer.soc.oec.
Philipp Liegl
Mag.rer.soc.oec. Dr.rer.soc.oec.
Christian Pichler
Dipl.-Ing. Mag.rer.soc.oec. Dr.techn.